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Grateful Dead Live at Winterland Arena on 1977-12-27

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Grateful Dead Live at Winterland Arena on 1977-12-27

Publication date 1977-12-27 (check for other copies)
Collection GratefulDead
Band/Artist Grateful Dead
Set 1

Bertha ->
Good Lovin'
Brown Eyed Women
Looks Like Rain
Dire Wolf
El Paso
Friend Of The Devil
The Music Never Stopped

Set 2

Cold Rain And Snow
Lazy Lightnin' ->
Scarlet Begonias ->
Fire On The Mountain
Estimated Prophet ->
He's Gone
Truckin' ->
Wharf Rat ->
Around And Around

Samson And Delilah


Digitally remastered using a custom built, Dual-DAW, nicknamed Bertha, by on February 12, 2004.

There was an encore from another source, but it was so awful sounding I chose not to include it.

Dropout at 1:05 of Around and Around.


Reviewer: gr8fuldad73 - favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite - October 18, 2013
Subject: winterland bliss
smokin show.jerry and the band are on fire.killer sets with gr8 choice of tunes played on high octane.a must listen to show.
Reviewer: LUCY-25 - favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite - July 24, 2012
Subject: Peggy-o
I thought it was one of the best Peggy-o, Also AWESOME ESTIMATED! Not a huge fan of keith but he's makin it happen here
Reviewer: gratefuldiver - favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite - February 10, 2010
Subject: Fix for LL Dropouts
I agree with other reviewers that this is the cleanest version (as the Bertha usually is). However, to correct for the dropouts in LL from 1:11 to 1:15, substitute the LL > Supp from the "Anonymous" SBD (thank you, JCotsman). This isn't an AUD patch--the dropouts just aren't on this SBD. Unfortunately, the Gans-Redbeard version has the same dropouts.

If public uploads were possible, I'd add my patched version. If anyone who has access wants the files:

Reviewer: BIG_R - favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite - October 23, 2009
Subject: 12-27-77
Incredible both in performance and sound quality. Thanks Jay.
Reviewer: kapowsin - - May 1, 2009
Subject: Wharf Rat: The F Bomb Defused?
Great second set. I like the song selection. But who cut the f-word out of wharf rat?
Reviewer: b42l0ng-PA - favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite - January 4, 2009
Subject: dats it
bast here. u no it.
Reviewer: 9/28/75 scream guy FT - favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite - October 12, 2008
Subject: I agree
This sounds better. 5 stars for better.
Reviewer: smgarcia - favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite - March 28, 2008
Subject: A substantial
improvement over the other source for this date. You really get the feeling you are in a hall with this version. I like it.
Reviewer: Evan S. Hunt - favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite - March 23, 2008
Subject: Missing Encores
Superb Bertha Remaster cleans-up bass and kick nicely and there is no appreciable hiss.

Was lucky enough to witness the band one in spades that night.

There some cuts and drop outs in the recording and there's some lapses in concentration on the band's part, but overall, it's the epitome of liquid fire GD at their shredding best. The entire second set is resplendent in urban atmospheric glory and evanescent in display. Truckin' and Around are major skullf**ks.

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